About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to protect the well-being of soldiers and their families, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
Section2 - States that any person who served honorably as a member of the U.S. Armed Forces (Armed Forces) in support of contingency operations shall be eligible for naturalization as ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
May 8, 2008
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Sep 17, 2008
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6020”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
19 cosponsors (16D, 3R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6020 — 110th Congress: Lance Corporal Jose Gutierrez Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6020
“H.R. 6020 — 110th Congress: Lance Corporal Jose Gutierrez Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6020>
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